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de Sade, Marquis US English

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Sade, Comte de US English

(1740–1814), French writer and soldier; born Donatien Alphonse François de Sade; known as the Marquis de Sade. His career as a cavalry officer was interrupted by periods of imprisonment for cruelty and debauchery

Marquis de Sade in Sade New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

, Donatien Alphonse François, Comte de (1740–1814), French writer; known as the Marquis de Sade

the Marquis de Sade in Sade, Comte de US English

(1740–1814), French writer and soldier; born Donatien Alphonse François de Sade; known as the Marquis de Sade. His career as a cavalry officer was interrupted by periods of imprisonment for cruelty and debauchery